Kell Hall in the Georgia State Signal

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Kell Hall in the Georgia State Signal

Description

Since 1945, the Georgia State Signal, under various names, has contained many photographs and articles about or relating to the Ivy Street Building. Our project team combed through eight decades of newspapers to collect these items related to Kell Hall.

Collection Items

Georgia State University Signal, 1946-11-06
Page 4 has an advertisement for the University Center Barber Shop run by Frank Sparti, a Junior College student

Georgia State University Signal, 1946-10-23
Page 3 has a brief article about the newly opened barber shop on the first floor of the Ivy Street Building.

Georgia State University Signal, 1960-05-13
Page 4 has an article about the Georgia State Players' production of "Light Up the Sky" in the Little Theatre on the 6th floor of the Ivy Street Building.

Georgia State University Signal, 1965-02-11
Page 5 has an article about a new Differential Scanning Calorimeter in the chemistry department.

The Signal, 2016-11-08
Article about restrooms for transgender students includes photograph of the only gender-neutral bathroom on campus, on the first floor of Kell Hall

The Signal, 2015-10-06
Article about Kell Hall demolition

The Signal Urbanite, 2015-06-04
Article with tips for students mentions the Kell Hall Corner Cafe and Starbucks as a "secret" option

The Signal, 2014-11-11
Article about lack of technology in Kell Hall classrooms

The Signal, 2014-10-14
Article about lack of accessibility, particularly in Kell Hall

The Signal, 2014-03-25
Article about SGA elections mentioning Kell Hall demolition plans

The Signal, 2013-10-22
Lead story about Kell Hall Demolition

The Signal, 2013-10-08
Editorial about Kell Hall demolition

The Signal, 2008-12-02
Article and map about the plans for Kell and Sparks Halls, providing a synopsis of the plan and issues

Georgia State Signal, 2007-09-25
Student opinion letter about the Kell Hall Starbucks, complaining about the sudden lack of Coke machines in the university

The Georgia State University Signal, 2006-10-03
Pages 6 & 7: memorable headlines from the Signal which detail some of the history of GSU Pages 9 & 11: photo and text retrospective of the changes at GSU over time

The Georgia State University Signal, 2006-08-29
Article about the One Stop Shop and a new location opening in Kell Hall

The Georgia State University Signal, 2006-02-28
Article about plans to expand the Georgia State campus in downtown Atlanta, which would require demolition of two buildings. Although not mentioned by name, these are likely Kell and Sparks Halls. Funding is reported to come from private investment…

The Georgia State University Signal, 2005-10-04
An article across two pages about the Revised Master Plan, aka The Main Street Master Plan, explaining a new plan to move labs out of Kell Hall into the Science Park (Petit complex), then move offices out of Sparks and into Kell. The humanities…

The Georgia State University Signal, 2005-08-30
Page 5: article about changes to the 1999 Master Plan being announced in September 2005, with a few mentions of Kell Hall. Page 8: article about renovations to Auxiliary Services, including 2 photos of the newly renovated Kell Hall dining area. This…

The Georgia State University Signal, 2004-09-21
Advertisement for Geology Speaker Series in Room 314, Kell Hall, with reception in Room 340
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